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Raj, a scrapbook of British India, 1877-1947

Allen, Charles

Raj, a scrapbook of British India, 1877-1947

by Allen, Charles

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth, Eng .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Description and travel,
  • British

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles Allen. --
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS428 .A66 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination142 p. :
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26566083M
    ISBN 100140050450

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    India - India - The British, – The English venture to India was entrusted to the (English) East India Company, which received its monopoly rights of trade in The company included a group of London merchants attracted by Eastern prospects, not comparable to the national character of the Dutch company. Its initial capital was less than one-tenth of the Dutch company’s.   Beginning of the Raj. In , British Crown rule was established in India, ending a century of control by the East India Company. The life and death struggle that preceded this.

    Photographs of Buildings in Simla that date from British India. Christ Church (7 views) Gaiety Theatre (3 views) St Michael's Cathedral; Allen, Charles. Plain Tales from the Raj. New Delhi: Rupa Paperback, _____. Raj: A Scrapbook of British India, London: Deutsch, Diver, Maud. The Englishwoman in India. London. Raj: The Making and Unmaking of British India Lawrence James, Author St. Martin's Press $35 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book Even though James gives.


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Febru | History. An edition of Raj () Raj a scrapbook of British India, by Allen, Charles. 0 Ratings 0 Want to read; 0 Currently reading; 0 Have read; This edition published in. With reference to the Raj, Charles Allen in his book "Raj: A Scrapbook of British India ", says "The Mutiny marked the beginnings of modern India.

On 1 November the Raj rose from the ashes of John Company" (the familiar name of the British East India Company).

He later refers to the Raj 'coming of age' on 1 Januarythe. The British Raj (/ r ɑː dʒ /; from rāj, literally, "rule" in Sanskrit and Hindustani) was the rule by the British Crown on the Indian subcontinent from to The rule is also called Crown rule in India, or direct rule in India.

The region under British control was commonly called India in contemporaneous usage, and included areas directly administered by the United Kingdom, which. Top 10 books about the British in India From Rudyard Kipling to William Dalrymple, these titles document the folly, cruelty and heroism of the Raj Ferdinand Mount.

Allen's fascinating Raj: Scrapbook of British India shows a publicity card for a moonlight gymkhana at Annandale, the recreation ground, with the last stanza of Longfellow's "The Day is Done" blazoned across the top: "And the night shall be filled with music, / And the cares that infest the day/ Shall fold their tents like the Arabs, / And.

From the darkest days of the British Raj through to the aftermath of the First World War, Belonging tells the interwoven story of three generations and their struggles to understand and free themselves from a troubled history steeped in colonial violence.

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Martin's Press (New York, NY),reprinted, A Mountain in Tibet: The Search for Mount Kailas and the Sources of the Great Rivers of India, André Deutsch (London, England), The model of British colonial rule on the North-West Frontier was based upon a strategic appreciation that allowed for a lighter administrative footprint and greater tribal autonomy.

Weaknesses in this approach to imperial rule and an altered strategic situation on the Afghanistan-Pakistan border sincehowever, indicate that a search to utilise past lessons from the British Raj by.